Global overview 

Altran is an international group offering innovation and high-tech engineering consulting and is the European leader in its field. The Group’s mission is to assist companies in their efforts to create and develop new products and services. It operates in 24 countries. As a strategic partner, Altran supports its clients’ global projects while maintaining a regional dimension via the various geographical divisions which make up the Group.

Altran works along with its clients on every link in the value chain of their project, from conception to industrialization. Altran Group has been providing its expertise for over thirty years to key players in the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Energy, Finance, Life Sciences, Railway, and Telecoms sectors, among others.
Every day, Altran’s engineers bring some complex projects to life and they boost engineering performance through their expertise in technologies and innovation processes.
Altran has a true culture of innovation and supports it with several R&I topics, such as: design optimization, co-simulation, energy efficiency, multi-physics coupling or additive manufacturing. Altran can rely on various R&I fundings: ANR, FUI, H2020, patronage, IRT, and own funds. And above Altran is strengthening the setting-up of ever more ambitious partnerships (major industrial groups, scientific laboratories, Universities and simulation software publishers) to enrich our offer.

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Research Department

Altran undergoes research and innovation activities grouped into six main programmes.

Altran research and innovation activities

The main objectives of our Research Department are to:

  • Define & manage 100 R&I projects at different TRL levels, involving more than 350 Man-Year
  • Transfer and valorise on the market our R&I with the support of our Expertise Centers
  • Identify and support innovations initiatives proposed by our employees to meet the future needs of our customers

Altran’s vision is to tackle state-of-the-art problems in the industry and provide pertinent methodological and technological solutions for clients and industrials. Coupling research with innovation, Altran transforms complex technical issues into market value, hence increasing competitiveness and enhancing know-how.

Persons involved in P(HP)² project

Here is the list of people responsible for carrying out this project. As seen in part B.I, they are key profiles of this study:

  • Matthieu Martinelli (M, Ph.D): Research Program Leader
  • Sébastien Magnabal (M): Project Leader of current Clean Sky Project HElAIrcOPT and SALAMANDER